New Michigan website allows parents, public to compare schools
Mon, 15 Aug 2011 17:22:47 GMT —
Want to know exactly how your child TMs school is ranked in test scores, enrollment, and report cards? The State of Michigan has now released a website that will help you find that information in one central location.
The website, www.mischooldata.org, information to improve schools, help parents make better decisions in their child TMs education, and keep schools accountable.
The website allows people the view an individual school TMs performance and compare it to others.
From early childhood through high school, the website looks at academic performance, administration, and college readiness.
The Associated Press reports that down the road, the website is expected to include information on how many students from each school go to a college or university, and how well they do there.
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